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Powerful quake kills at least 10 on Indonesia's Lombok island

Powerful quake kills at least 10 on Indonesia's Lombok island The natural disaster affected the three districts of North Lombok, East Lombok and West Lombok, with ten casualties reported to date and dozens others injured, damaging many buildings and homes (assessment is underway and fixed figures to be shared soon). [Full Article...]

Parts of Virginia city evacuate over possible dam failure

Parts of Virginia city evacuate over possible dam failure County officials, who reported the College Lake Dam was near collapse late Thursday, continued to look for signs of structural failure Friday as water continued to spill over the structure. In 2011, Virginia's Department of Conservation and Recreation identified the College Lake Dam as one of the state's "high-hazard" dams. The dam was built in the early '30s and, like many dams in the US, d... [Full Article...]

Judge says reuniting families is government's sole burden Living News

Judge says reuniting families is government's sole burden Living News Cmdr. Jonathan White, the public-health official who has led the reunification effort for HHS, told the senators that, while signing away reunification rights may be hard to fathom, " many parents have made this journey to deliver their children here because that is the desperate, last act of a parent trying to take the child out of some of the most unsafe places to raise a child in the world".... [Full Article...]

Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election - 8/2/2018 12:51:36 PM

Rough governor's race highlights Tennessee primary election - 8/2/2018 12:51:36 PM Former Nashville Mayor Karl Dean won the Democratic primary, defeating state House Minority Leader Craig Fitzhugh after outspending him $4.4 million to $984,800. Republican Reps. Mark Sanford of SC and Robert Pittenger of North Carolina, meanwhile, both lost their primary re-election bids. The Senate race is slated to be one of the most hotly contested of the 2018 midterms. [Full Article...]

Dozens of goats invade Boise neighborhood

Dozens of goats invade Boise neighborhood Animal Control initially responded with a lone truck but officials quickly realized they were in over their heads. And by 9:00 a.m., the party was over. And a third person added: "I want them released in my neighborhood next!" Didn't think we could love a goat any more . "I went insane, and I came outside", she said. [Full Article...]

Trade war escalation prompts backlash among United States lawmakers, trade groups

Trade war escalation prompts backlash among United States lawmakers, trade groups China is trying to seek an "equal" position in future talks with the USA with today's retaliation announcement, said Gai Xinzhe, analyst at the Bank of China's Institute of International Finance in Beijing . Michael Pillsbury, director of the Centre for Chinese Strategy at the Hudson Institute, a conservative think tank in Washington , said at an event in Beijing on Monday that despite the dis... [Full Article...]

Sanders stands by Trump's 'enemy of the people' media claim

Sanders stands by Trump's 'enemy of the people' media claim Trump supporters can be seen and heard in the background chanting and heckling Acosta . 'Really enjoyed talking to some of the folks at the rally and hearing their concerns. are not the enemy of the people ", he continued. "When I was hosted by the Correspondents' Association, which nearly all of you are members of, you brought a comedian up to attack my appearance and call me a traitor to... [Full Article...]

President Trump on the Koch Brothers, "2 Nice Guys With 'Bad' Ideas"

President Trump on the Koch Brothers, Trump wrote, after highlighting Koch's remarks on Twitter. "The Koch brothers are suffering a few symptoms of TDS - Trump Derangement Syndrome - and you know that that's never good for whoever has it", Lord, a columnist for The American Spectator, said to John Cardillo and Gina Loudon on Newsmax's "America Talks Live". [Full Article...]

Russian Spy Caught Working At U.S. Embassy

Russian Spy Caught Working At U.S. Embassy The probe found she was having regular unauthorised meetings with the main Russian intelligence agency, the FSB. The regional security office alerted the embassy in January 2017 and the woman was dismissed last summer, after being caught red-handed, the official said. [Full Article...]

Salva Kiir, Riek Machar sign final power-sharing deal

Salva Kiir, Riek Machar sign final power-sharing deal Direct peace talks in the Sudanese capital Khartoum between President Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar, in addition to representatives of other South Sudan's opposition groups, were hosted under patronage of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir. [Full Article...]

Manafort trial day 4: Prosecutors follow the money, Cinda Laporta testifies

Manafort trial day 4: Prosecutors follow the money, Cinda Laporta testifies One of Paul Manafort's tax preparers says she helped disguise $900,000 in foreign income as a loan in order to reduce the former Trump campaign chairman's tax burden. Manafort is charged with 18 counts of conspiracy, tax and bank fraud. In the first four whirlwind days of the Manafort trial, unfolding in a cellphone-free federal court here a half hour south of the White House, Robert Muelle... [Full Article...]

Man taunts a bison in Yellowstone National Park

Man taunts a bison in Yellowstone National Park Take a look at the encounter below. 'This is what happens when a buffoon meets a bison...,' wrote one man. Despite the close call, it seems as if the man is not ready to back down. "We appreciate the collaboration of our fellow rangers in Glacier and Grand Teton national parks on this arrest". Dan Wenk said in a statement released Friday. [Full Article...]

Record heatwave forecast in Spain, Portugal - 50 degrees

Record heatwave forecast in Spain, Portugal - 50 degrees In southern Portugal , the town of Evora was nearly at a standstill yesterday as only a few foreign tourists dared to venture out to take photographs of the Roman ruins near Diana's Temple. Kebnekaise's south peak shrank by four meters (about 13 feet) between July 2 and July 31, as snow and ice melted by an average of 14 centimeters (about 5½ inches) a day. [Full Article...]

New Mandatory Evacuations In Place For Mendocino Complex Fire

New Mandatory Evacuations In Place For Mendocino Complex Fire Crews battling the wildfires across Northern California are bracing for hot and windy weather this weekend. Firefighters continue to battle huge blazes in Lakeport, California, with thousands evacuated. On Thursday, the National Weather Service said that , according to preliminary information, the winds of the column were moving at speeds of 143 miles per hour, classifying it as an EF-3 tor... [Full Article...]

Omarosa’s back, charges Trump showed signs of mental decline

Omarosa’s back, charges Trump showed signs of mental decline In an excerpt obtained by DailyMail .com, she cites her former boss' interview with NBC News' Lester Holt previous year as a moment when she presumed "something wasn't right". "And in fact when I chose to do it, I said to myself, I said you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story". [Full Article...]

Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Indonesia a Week After Another Deadly Temblor

Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Indonesia a Week After Another Deadly Temblor A magnitude 7.0 natural disaster struck off the north coast of Indonesia's island of Lombok on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said. The agency's head, Dwikorita Karnawati, later told MetroTV that the tsunami warning had ended. Indonesia, one of the most disaster-prone nations on earth, straddles the so-called Pacific "Ring of Fire" , where tectonic plates collide and numerous world's volcan... [Full Article...]

AMBER Alert canceled after 12-year-old abducted from airport found safe

AMBER Alert canceled after 12-year-old abducted from airport found safe The FBI is now heading the investigation. Authorities are looking into the possibility that the man and woman who took Jingjing may be the same couple who approached her while she was sightseeing at the World Trade Center . Police said she was in "extreme danger", and that they did not know whether she had any family in the US. The AMBER Alert has been issued on behalf of the Metro Washingt... [Full Article...]

20 killed as plane crashes in Swiss Alps

20 killed as plane crashes in Swiss Alps There were 11 men and nine women aboard, including an Austrian couple and their son, she said. The 20 Minutes newspaper quoted a witness who was on the mountainside at the time of the crash. Neither police nor the airline could immediately be reached on Saturday night but police said on Twitter that further information would be provided on Sunday morning. [Full Article...]

Israeli Druze hold mass rally to protest Jewish nation law

Israeli Druze hold mass rally to protest Jewish nation law But unlike other Arab Israelis, who are mainly exempt from military service, Druze are drafted into the conscript army and widely active in mainstream governance and media, some rising high in the political and military ranks. The State of Israel is the national state of the Jewish people. "The military cemeteries and hundreds of martyrs testify to this, and as we fight for the existence of the ... [Full Article...]

Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark She was given a 1,000 kroner fine (£120) after refusing to remove it on the request of the police. A 28-year-old female was fined after getting into a fight with another woman, who had tried to tear of her veil. Denmark's facial covering law came into effect on Wednesday, and brings the country in line with similar prohibitions in France and Belgium. The Danish law allows people to cover thei... [Full Article...]


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